Sociological Abstracts covers sociology, anthropology, education and other related subjects. Records include abstracts, reference lists and citations, dating back to 1953.
Web of Science Cross-disciplinary, international database with mainly articles. You can search for topics in articles, and citations in articles and books.
IBSS Interdisciplinary social science database with references to articles and books from 1951 to today. From UNESCO og LSE.
Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology Online is edited by George Ritzer og J. Michael Ryan. This encyclopedia is updated yearly, and provides information about sociological topics, methods and theories.
International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition) contains a wide range of articles within the behavioral and social sciences. Contains references and highlights further reading.
Social Theory is a database that consists of more than 150.000 different author-pages, including Theodor Adorno, Jean Baudrillard, Simone de Beauvoir, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Émile Durkheim, Michel Foucault, Jürgen Habermas, Robert Merton, Dorothy E. Smith and Talcott Parsons.
Other information resources
- List of level 2 journals, as approved by the Norwegian Assosciation of Higher Education Institutions.
- Annual Review of Sociology contains quality bibliographies concerning specific sociological topics. The references contains both periodicals and books.
- E-journals in Sociology in Browzine Allows you to access and browse scholarly journals provided by the University of Oslo.
European Social Survey Data from different european countries. Updated biannually.
Eurostat Statistics from the EUs official office for statistics. Contains data suitable for comparative studies.
OECD Library Online library for the Economic Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Contains statistics, books and articles.
World Value Survey Data from a global network of social scientists studying changing values and their impact on social and political life.
Search & Write (Søk & Skriv) is a well-built site with online resources for academic writing.
The writing centre at UiO is open for all students who wish to improve their own writing. Discuss ideas, drafts and questions with one of the writing mentors at the centre. Book an appointment.